Your #Aphorism of the Day: when a writer’s work speaks…

The author must keep his mouth shut when his work starts to speak. Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche Welcome to Zena’s aphorism month! Read more about why I’m celebrating aphorisms (as well as five facts you really should know about aphorisms): here.

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Your #Aphorism of the Day: bad language is a whore…

My language is the universal whore whom I have to make into a virgin. Karl Kraus Welcome to Zena’s aphorism month! Read more about why I’m celebrating aphorisms (as well as five facts you really should know about aphorisms): here.

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Need to improve your love life? Read YA! It’ll explain Gen Ys too.

Why reading young adult literature keeps me sane, and in love… A short time ago, I was talking to an intelligent and creative group of Gen Ys, all in their late teens and early twenties. We were out celebrating at a club (yes, I know, at my age!) and they …

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Your #Aphorism of the Day: have courage against attack…

A very popular error – having the courage of one’s convictions: rather it is a matter of having the courage for an attack upon one’s convictions. Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche Welcome to Zena’s aphorism month! Read more about why I’m celebrating aphorisms (as well as five facts you really should know …

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Your #Aphorism of the Day: when a woman is right…

A woman knows how to keep quiet when she is in the right, whereas a man, when he is in the right, will keep on talking. Malcolm de Chazal Welcome to Zena’s aphorism month! Read more about why I’m celebrating aphorisms (as well as five facts you really should know …

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Your #Aphorism of the Day: we think in generalities…

We think in generalities, but we live in detail. Alfred North Whitehead Welcome to Zena’s aphorism month! Read more about why I’m celebrating aphorisms (as well as five facts you really should know about aphorisms): here.

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Your #Aphorism of the Day: science diminishes our pride…

Science increases our power in proportion as it lowers our pride. Claude Bernard Welcome to Zena’s aphorism month! Read more about why I’m celebrating aphorisms (as well as five facts you really should know about aphorisms): here.

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